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Spring Musings

Afternoon all,

I had written a blog all about pricing, about setting your session rates and what you might need to consider. I’ve had a lot of emails in through the site asking for this kind of advice so thought it would be a helpful piece to have here. 487 more words

Scanning Day for Ewes

Scanning day is always a big day here at Church Farm, the ewes are scanned using a mobile ultrasound  machine. They are marked with colours to indicate how many lambs they are carrying, blue is 1 lamb, red is 2 and orange is 3, an orange line on the top of the head is empty. 262 more words

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Lambing 2017

Just as the soil is starting to warm and the snowdrops rise their heads from the cold of winter, the signs that summer lies just around the corner are everywhere to see. 120 more words

Life On The Farm

What happens after a baby lamb is born...

Lambing (when the ewes (aka mamas) are having their babies) is always a fun and exciting season, albeit exhausting too. My parents are involved in the day-to-day tasks as the sheep ranchers, I get to help on weekends and when there are bigger tasks to do, like when we… 860 more words



Pictures from last year’s lambing:

Spinners love the fleeces from my sheep: 15 more words

Lesley Wickham


They say time flies when you’re having fun, and I can hardly believe that January, and my first lambing of the season, has already been and gone. 455 more words

And We're Off!

Our first lambing of 2017 is now underway. Beautiful lambs so far, and the ewes are looking great!

There are going to be some fantastic ewe lambs out of this group. 86 more words